On product-less R&D companies. Do you know how to choose your software fragrance?

Many claims that today’s perfume industry is served by a handful of R&D labs, wherefrom designers choose and tune a fragrance of their liking, then brand and monetize it. Most of the perfume labs don’t have fragrances of their own. The software development world is somehow very similar. Software production does not happen in the […]

The 10 “When”s of Python

1. When was Python developed? Contrary to its recent popularity, Python is not as new as some may think. In fact, Python was first developed and implemented in the late 1980s by Guido van Rossum of Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI), who created and introduced this easy-to-use and extremely powerful open source programming language that […]